The Granbury Pirates defeated Fort Worth O.D. Wyatt 2-0 in their Class 5A Region I bidistrict soccer match Thursday at Farrington Field. The Pirates (12-3-2) move on to face the winner between Denton (14-1-2) and Fort Worth Carter Riverside (10-6) early next week in the second round. Denton and Riverside will play Friday night. Wyatt finished the season with a 12-5-2 record.
The Granbury softball JV and varsity games against Crowley for Tuesday will now be played on Monday. The JV will start at 5:30 p.m., followed by the varsity at 7 p.m. These games will still be played at the Lady Pirate Softball Field.
Also, the Granbury JV Purple baseball team will now take on Benbrook on Saturday at noon. This will be a doubleheader and will be played at Granbury Middle School. The JV Gold game against Cleburne on April 17 at 5 p.m. will now be a doubleheader. These games will still be played at Tidwell Field. The JV Purple will now take on Cleburne on April 18 at noon at at Tidwell Field.
The Granbury Pirates dropped their first District 8-5A contest of the season Tuesday night, falling 4-0 to Cleburne at Tidwell Field. The Pirates (6-3-2 overall) fell to 2-1 in district.
The Burleson Centennial Lady Spartans (8-1, 4-1 in District 8-5A) handed the Granbury Lady Pirates (1-9, 1-4) a 21-1 home loss Tuesday night.
The Tolar Rattlers defeated the Lipan Indians 26-0 Monday as Lance Smith pitched a perfect game. Tuesday, they blanked Gorman 10-0. The Rattlers (7-1-1, 4-0 in District 13-2A) have outscored their league opponents 87-1.
Landon Weatherly singled with the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh inning to drive in Chance Turney with the game’s only run as the Granbury Pirates (6-2-2) improved to 2-0 in District 8-5A baseball with a 1-0 victory against Everman (1-9, 0-2) at Tidwell Field Monday. Chandler Roop pitched a two-hitter for the Pirates, striking out seven and walking none.